The Leconfield Wines McLaren Vale Marathon is a beautiful run through the vines with the stunning backdrop of the Southern Mount Lofty Ranges. 

The event also features a half marathon on Sunday with 13K & 6K races and the McLaren Vale Mile on Saturday – suitable for runners and walkers alike.  With outdoor movies on Saturday evening, presentations & post-race party on Sunday night and a weekend-long market at the stunning Leconfield & Richard Hamilton Wines estate this will be a weekend for the whole family.

Registrations for the inaugural McLaren Vale Marathon are now open!

Come for the run and experience much more…

Just 45 minutes south of Adelaide, McLaren Vale is situated between the rolling Mount Lofty Ranges and Fleurieu Coast.  One of Australia’s premium wine regions, it is home to more than 80 cellar doors and vineyards, boasting many international award winning wines.

But there’s much more than just the wines… Come and explore our pristine beaches, forests and trails, art galleries and attractions.  The region also offers a smorgasbord of fine dining spots, food producers, markets, microbreweries and distilleries.

Event Schedule

Friday 9 April
5:00 – 7:00 pmBib Collection @ Leconfield & Richard Hamilton Wines
Saturday 10 April
8:30 am – 4:00 pmBib Collection
10:00 am – 4:00 pmMarkets
10:30 – 11:45 amSub4 Apparel 6K
12:00 – 2:30 pm13K
3:00 – 3:45 pmCity of Onkaparinga Mile
4:00 – 9:00 pmLeconfield Wines Movie Night
Sunday 11 April
7:15 – 10:15 amThe Running Company Half Marathon
8:00 am – 2:00 pmLeconfield Wines Marathon
8:00 am – 3:00 pmMarkets
2:00 – 6:00 pmPresentations & Post-Race